We strive to empower individuals and end stigmas regarding addiction, HIV, Hepatitis C and mental illness. We provide comprehensive services to support people in reaching their highest level of personal empowerment.
OUR CORE BELIEFS
All deserve compassion and respect
HIV and HCV are prevented when individuals are empowered
Disparities must be addressed to empower individuals
Recovery is a reality for individuals, families and communities
There are many pathways of recovery and all are valid
People can't be forced to recover
Recovery is a process and not an event
Recovery thrives in empowered communities
Recovering individuals and our allies are part of the solution
Recovery gives what addiction takes
We recognize the interconnectedness of individuals, families and communities.
We celebrate diversity.
We value quality of service and active citizenship.
We advocate to end discrimination, stigma and criminalization
We strive for excellence through collaboration
We value community partnerships.
We value the willingness to dialogue
We advocate to remove barriers to any support that empowers people
We continually evaluate, monitor, and address ways to improve and evolve
We are accountable to ensure resources are used responsibly, effectively, and ethically.
We lead by example